Of Equal Degree

OF EQUAL DEGREE

magkasing-
(affix the noun form)
as ___________ as
"having the same attribute"

magkasing-tangkad
of the same height
as tall as

magkasing-ganda
of the same beauty
as beautiful as

magkasing-puti
of the same whiteness
as white as

magkasing-lakas
of the same strength
as strong as

Magkasing-haba ang lapis at bolpen.
The pencil and pen are of the same length.
The pencil is as long as the pen.

Magkasing-taas ba sila?
Are they of the same height?

Magkasing-puti ang dalawa.
The two are of the same degree of whiteness.

Magkasing-lakas ang tatay ko at tatay mo.
My father and your father have the same amount of strength.